West Scotian Slope


Marine Forecast

Issued 08:00 PM ADT 24 October 2016

Tonight and Tuesday

Wind westerly 20 to 25 knots.

A few showers.


Issued 05:00 PM ADT 24 October 2016
Tonight and Tuesday Seas 3 to 5 metres subsiding to 2 to 3 this evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM ADT 24 October 2016
Wednesday Wind northwesterly 20 to 25 knots.
Thursday Wind northerly 20 knots diminishing to light.
Friday Wind southeasterly 35 knots diminishing to westerly 20 late in the day.

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 25 May 2016 Forecasts have ended for the season.

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 24 October 2016

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 25 Oct estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5210N 5545W to 5230N 5230W to 5400N 5300W to 5800N 5700W to
6000N 5400W to 5800N 5100W then eastwards.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.

No watches or warnings in effect.


Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 8:00 PM ADT 24 October 2016 Tonight and Tuesday At 8:00 p.m. ADT tonight low located over southeastern Quebec.
By 10:00 a.m. ADT Tuesday weakening low located over the Gulf of
St. Lawrence.

At 8:00 p.m. ADT tonight low located over East Scotian Slope.
By 10:00 a.m. ADT Tuesday low located east of Newfoundland.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 7:45 PM ADT 24 October 2016 A disturbance over East Scotian Slope will continue to track
northeastward bringing a brief period of southerly gales over
Laurentian Fan this evening.

Marine interests are advised that a gale warning is in effect for
Laurentian Fan.

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